The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Windows Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 76 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 5 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.49% 0.89% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.92% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 11
Median daily rate £358 £333 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.51% -16.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £171 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £540 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £8.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% +52.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.50 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £15.50 £12.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+21.31% +1.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
955 1192 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.81% 96.05% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 619 789 717
Median daily rate £403 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £228 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 96 50
Median hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +62.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £60.62 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Windows Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured Windows Engineer in the job title.

Windows Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Surrey region.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Windows Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Engineer across the Surrey region.

Windows Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chertsey - 2 - -
Guildford 0 1 £358 -33.79% 2
Woking -8 1 £363 -32.87%
Farnham - 1 £135 -
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Windows Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Windows Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 7 (38.89%) VPN
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
4 5 (27.78%) MS Office
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
5 4 (22.22%) LAN
5 4 (22.22%) WAN
5 4 (22.22%) SMTP
5 4 (22.22%) FTP
5 4 (22.22%) Python
5 4 (22.22%) DNS
5 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 4 (22.22%) Puppet
5 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 4 (22.22%) Metasploit

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (27.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) VPN
2 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 4 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (22.22%) FTP
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) SMTP
3 4 (22.22%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) NAS
6 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Metasploit
2 1 (5.56%) MSI
General
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
3 6 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) CentOS
5 4 (22.22%) Ubuntu
5 4 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.56%) Unix
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) High Availability
3 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) Perl
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CEH
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) RHCT
2 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) MCSE
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.56%) vCloud
5 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (5.56%) Nagios
2 1 (5.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (11.11%) Apple
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds